Musical medics: TV show dedicated to talented Mayo family

A musical Mayo family will star in this Sunday night’s opening episode of TG4’s Ceol ón Chlann. The fourth series...

Locals meet again tonight over loss of parish priest

Locals in Straide will hold a public meeting tonight (Wednesday) to discuss the ongoing controversy over the loss of the...

Parishioners in Mayo village request meeting with Bishop over loss of priest

Frustrated and  disappointed parishioners in Straide have written to the Bishop of Achonry Paul Dempsey and asked for an urgent...

Wednesday, 03/08/22 - 5:03pm Read More

Carving out a place in the artistic world

HELEN FALCONER talks to local sculptor and artist Mick Smyth about his new exhibition. A dramatic and fascinating exhibition of...

Tuesday, 26/07/22 - 2:53pm Read More

Mayo road to be closed next week to facilitate works

Mayo County Council have announced that a road in Mayo will be closed for two days to facilitate works. The...

Thursday, 21/07/22 - 6:46pm Read More

Mayo woman replaces Dr Tony Holahan as Chief Medical Officer

Professor Breda Smyth has been appointed as interim chief medical officer at the Department of Health, Minster for Health Stephen...

Wednesday, 15/06/22 - 6:17pm Read More

Communities in Mayo villages set up drop-off points for Ukraine food donation

To support the extensive work of local Mayo charity ‘Candle of Grace’, who urgently require food donations for the critical...

Thursday, 07/04/22 - 1:34pm Read More

Western People: January 29, 1992

A look back at the events around the county 30 years ago as chronicled in the Western People.      

Saturday, 29/01/22 - 12:55am Read More

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